Archive for December, 2009

Birthday Pictures for 21st December, 2009

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Happy Holidays

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2010 Lebrecht Desktop Calendar – no carbon footprint

Lebrecht Music & Arts is contributing to saving world paper resources with its special 2010 calendar. With just two clicks, you can download this year’s calendar onto your computer desktop.

Go to our home page at and view the image by clicking on the purple tab in the bottom left hand corner:

To set the calendar as your desktop background –

1. click on the thumbnail image of the size you require to enlarge the calendar
2. right click on the image and select Set as background

You will see that we have only put up the image for January. We want you to choose the rest! Tell us your favourite Lebrecht image (landscape-shaped only) – it can be a painting, photograph or illustration – and we will do our best to make it available for one of the remaining eleven months of the year. Email suggestions to

OBITUARY PICS FROM LEBRECHT: JENNIFER JONES, American actress, 2 March 1919 – 17 December 2009

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Lebrecht December 2009 Newsletter – Anniversary List for January – June 2010

2010 is a great year for anniversaries and that is why this newsletter is a bumper issue. Here are the major figures in music, literature, history, theatre and fine arts whose anniversaries appear in the first six months of the new year.

Print out this newsletter and keep it as a reminder of keydates coming up in the next six months.


Literature and Theatre